Territory Stories

Margaret Hickey

Details:

Title

Margaret Hickey

Creator

Hickey, Margaret Ann; Hickey, Maggie

Name

Margaret Hickey

Collection

Territory Women; HistoryNT

Date of birth

1946-01-01

Occupation

Politician

Biographical notes

Maggie Hickey was the first woman to lead a Parliamentary party in the Northern Territory. She was elected as an Australian Labour Party Member in 1996 and served for three terms as the Member for Barkly in the Northern Territory Assembly from 1990 until 2001. Maggie resigned from the leadership of the party in February 1999 because of her husband's illness. Source: Australian Women's Register : Margaret Hickey.

Notes

Date:1946

Subject

Women; Northern Territory

Related links

http://www.womenaustralia.info/biogs/AWE4373b.htm; http://www.womenaustralia.info/biogs/AWE4373b.htm [Australian Women's Register : Margaret Anne Hickey]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/218148; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/222181


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